Donald H Kito

Petersburg, Alaska, US U.S. Marine Corps LCPL, H&S CO, 1ST BN, 9TH MARINES, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF 07/08/1967, Quang Tri Province , South Vietnam         Donald is buried at Petersburg Memorial Cemetery in Petersburg, Alaska Memories of Donald: I met Kito in communications school at Camp Pendleton in 1966. We got along right away since we […]

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John E Krzmarcik

Wausau, Wisconsin, US U.S. Marine Corps PFC, 2ND PLT, K CO, 3RD BN, 1ST MARINES, 1ST MARDIV 06/07/1969, Quang Nam, South Vietnam           USMC Private First Class John Edward Krzmarcik was born in Fairbanks, Alaska, the son of the late Edward J. (U.S. Army Capt. Ret.) and DeLoures (Kutella) Krzmarcik.  He was born while his father, […]

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Micah S Richmond

Wellington, Nevada, US U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant, Instructor – Mountain Warfare Training Center 09/05/2008, Nevada, US Marine Sergeant Micah S. Richmond, age 27, was born January 24, 1981 in Eugene, Oregon.  Micah was killed in an automobile accident, on Friday, September 5, 2008, in Gardnerville, NV.  Micah had been an instructor at the Marine Corps […]

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Brandon M King

TALLAHASSEE, FL, US U.S. Army PFC, BATTERY A, 1ST BN, 320TH FIELD ARTILLERY REGT, 2 BCT, FORT CAMPBELL, KY 07/14/2010, KAF, AFGHANISTAN For so many who gathered at Christian Heritage Church Saturday morning, Private First Class Brandon King is war hero; a man who gave the ultimate sacrifice for his country. A man deserving of […]

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Anthony W Simmons

TALLAHASSEE, FL, US U.S. Army PFC, COMPANY D, 2ND BN, 327TH INFANTRY REGT, 1 BCT, FORT CAMPBELL, KY 07/08/2010, COP MONTI, AFGHANISTAN The loss of a local hero, Private First Class Anthony Simmons, has drawn support from the entire community and Governor Charlie Crist.  Almost 400 people showed up Tuesday morning to Northwoods Baptist church […]

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Brandon A Barrett

MARION, IN, US U.S. Marine Corps 1STLT, 1ST BN 6TH MAR,(RCT-7, I MEF FWD), 2D MAR DIV, CAMP LEJEUNE, NC 05/05/2010, HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN The letter with instructions about where 1st Lieutenant Brandon Barrett wanted to be buried told friends back home in Indiana that — even if he didn’t talk about it — he […]

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Daniel G Raney

PLEASANT VIEW, TN, US U.S. Marine Corps LCPL, 3RD BN 6TH MAR, (RCT-7, I MEF FWD) 2D MAR DIV, CAMP LEJEUNE, NC 07/09/2010, HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN Lance Corporal Daniel Gabriel “Gabe” was killed while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, in support of the Global War Against Terrorism. He was assigned […]

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Thomas H Byrd

COCHISE, AZ, US U.S. Army SPC, COMPANY A, 2D BATTALION, 69TH ARMOR, (2 MEF), FORT BENNING, GA 10/15/2005, AR RAMADI, IRAQ A 21-year-old soldier from Tucson has been killed in action while serving in Iraq, authorities said. Military officials confirmed Tuesday that Army Specialist Thomas Byrd was one of five soldiers killed Oct. 15 when […]

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John J Young

SAVANNAH, GA, US U.S. Army SPC, COMPANY D, 2D BATTALION, 14TH INFANTRY, FORT DRUM, NY 09/21/2007, CAMP STRIKER, IRAQ Specialist John Young, of Savannah, Georgia, volunteered to serve his country to fight terrorism, and was a proud member of the elite 10th Mountain Infantry Division. Specialist Young drove the lead HUMVEE in his patrol because […]

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Real American Stories Segment on Fallen Heroes Project

An upcoming segment called “Real American Stories” will feature the Fallen Heroes project.  The story has been completed and is available at the link below.  The segment was produced by Real American Stories which is a documentary unit inside the FOX News channel.  No news on when or if the segment will air on FOX yet. http://www.realamericanstories.com/fallen-heroes-project/.

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